Founding History of Amazon

Founded by Jeff Bezos.

Started design and development work in June 1994.

Incorporated as Cadabra Inc. in July 1994.

Purchased the amazon.com domain name in November 1994.

Launched commercially in July 1995.

Amended company name to Amazon.com Inc in May 1996.

Started trading on the NASDAQ in May 1997.

Headquartered in Seattle, USA.

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Year 1 of Amazon

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Version 1 of Amazon (Website)

JUL 1995

Stats of Amazon (Pre-IPO)

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Full Year 1 of Amazon

Y1 of Amazon.pdf

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Extras of Amazon

1999 APR Jeff Bezos on Charlie Rose

1999 JUL Jeff Bezos on 60 minutes

2007 MAR Jeff Bezos at TED

2020 FEB Amazon Empire: The Rise and Reign of Jeff Bezos